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    An introduction to botany, how the study of plants aids our understanding of Earth’s history and human society, and how plants will respond to future environmental change.

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    Paper title Introduction to Plant Life
    Subject Pathway
    EFTS 0.1500
    Points 18 points
    Teaching period Semester 2 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $855.45
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    BIOL 123
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    Learning Outcomes

    Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to:

    • Explain the past, present, and future role of plants for planet Earth and human welfare.
    • Describe the evolution of plant diversity.
    • Describe the relationship between plant form and function.
    • Apply skills in observation and interpretation to investigate a range of botanical questions.
    • Communicate scientific information effectively to a scientific audience.
    • Appreciate the excitement and potential for cutting-edge research in Plant Sciences.


    Semester 2

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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